Homecoming 2019

Homecoming 2019

Join us October 3-6, for Midland University’s Homecoming!

This year’s schedule will feature reunions, athletic events, campus activities, and so much more! 

Schedule of Events

Thursday, October 3

Thursday, October 3
Thursday, October 3

DUNKLAU SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & MBA ALUMNI REUNION
4:00-7:00 P.M. | Midland University Omaha Location

Friday, October 4

Friday, October 4
Friday, October 4

“BE A WARRIOR” ADMISSIONS OPEN HOUSE
10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. 
High-school students are invited to campus to find out what it’s like to “Be a Warrior!” Midland welcomes and encourages student referrals from MU alumni, family and friends. Pass on the Midland tradition! For more information, contact 402-941-6508.

STUDENT WARRIOR DAY
10:00 P.M. – 1:00 P.M. | Campus Green
A fun-filled event to kick off Homecoming Weekend, featuring activities, food, music, games, and a golf cart decorating contest for current students.

SPIRIT STORE OPEN
10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. | Wikert Event Center
Stop by the official spirit store of Midland University, Lou’s Sporting Good’s campus location, to pick up official Midland apparel for your whole family!

GOLDEN WARRIOR WELCOME (Registration required)
4:30 P.M. | Fremont Golf Club
Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Class of 1969.

WARRIOR ATHLETIC HALL OF FAME CEREMONY (Registration required)
5:30 P.M. | Fremont Golf Club
Join us in honoring the 2019 Warrior Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees as well as this year’s Petrow Memorial Award and Bracker Award recipients.

CORONATION & TALENT SHOW
7:00 P.M. | Kimmel Theatre
All current and former Warriors, as well as family and friends are welcome to join in the fun and witness the crowning of the Midland University Homecoming Royalty!

Saturday, October 5

Saturday, October 5
Saturday, October 5

COFFEE & CONVERSATION WITH PRESIDENT HORNER & PRESIDENTIAL CABINET (Registration required)
9:00 A.M. | Private Dining Rooms, Dining Hall

CAMPUS TOUR (Registration required)
10:00 A.M.
Campus tour beginning at the newly renovated Dining Hall.

ALUMNI & FRIENDS TAILGATE
11:30 A.M. | Heedum Field Parking Lot
Warrior alumni and fans are welcome to join us for a pre-game tailgate! Food and drinks will be available, along with performances by the Midland pep band and cheer and dance teams. Must be 21 years of age or older to consume alcoholic beverages. Wristband required.

“MILESTONE” REUNION TENT AREA FOR CLASSES OF ’69, ’79, ’94 and ’09
11:30 A.M.- 1 P.M. | Heedum Field Parking Lot
50, 40, 25 & 10 year milestone anniversary classes are invited to drop-in and catch up with old friends and classmates during the pre-game football tailgate. Photos and giveaways in private tent in tailgate area. Look for reunion banner.

HOMECOMING FOOTBALL GAME VS. BRIAR CLIFF
1:00 P.M. | Heedum Field

VOLLEYBALL VS. CONCORDIA & VOLLEYBALL ALUMNI REUNION
3:00 P.M. | Wikert Event Center

WOMEN’S HOCKEY VS. LINDENWOOD UNIVERSITY- BELLEVILLE
4:00 P.M. | Sidner Ice Arena

WOMEN’S SOCCER VS. DAKOTA WESLEYAN
5:00 P.M. Heedum Field

MEN’S SOCCER VS. DAKOTA WESLEYAN
7:30 P.M. | Heedum Field

 

Sunday, October 6

Sunday, October 6
Sunday, October 6

HOMECOMING WORSHIP
10:30 A.M. | Sinai Lutheran Church, 9th & Pebble
Midland University honors its Lutheran roots with this traditional Sunday service featuring the Midland University Choir.

ALUMNI & LEGACY LUNCHEON (Registration Required)
12:00 P.M. | Fremont Golf Club
Join Victory Society Donors, alumni and friends in honoring Midland University’s 2019 Golden Warriors, Alumni Awards and Distinguished Midland Family recipients.

Affinity Group Reunions

Affinity Group Reunions
Affinity Group Reunions

Affinity Groups will be hosting reunions throughout the weekend. Please email alumni@midlandu.edu or call 402-941-6055 for additional details.

Additional Information

Register for Events

Register for Events
Register for Events

To register for Homecoming events, please click here. We look forward to seeing you!

Award Recipients

Award Recipients
Award Recipients

Hall of Fame Inductees
Coach Jef Field
Nate Bunton ‘06
Clint Eikmeier ‘04
Ann Gramkow ‘06
Karen Martin ’86

Petrow Award
David "Joe" Berg '19

Bracker Award
Priscilla O'Dowd '19
Jessica Peters '19

Alumni Awards
Alumni Achievement Award
Senator Lynne Walz ‘94

Distinguished Young Alumni Award
Tyler Erwin ‘00

Distinguished Midland Family
Arnold & Carolyn Lack Family

Lodging

Lodging
Lodging

Midland University is proud to partner with these hotels. When making your reservation, ask for the Midland rate.

Holiday Inn Express
2415 N. Lincoln Ave.
Fremont, NE 68025
402-773-3850
hiexpress.com

Fairfield Inn and Suites
2410 Yager Rd.
Fremont, NE 68025
888-236-2427
marriott.com

Baymont Inn & Suites
2700 N. Diers Pkwy.
Fremont, NE 68025
402-512-0641
wyndhamhotels.com

Hilton Garden Inn - Omaha West
17879 Chicago St.
Omaha, NE 68118
402-289-9696
hiltongardeninn.com

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